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Lorigo Announces Community Block Grant Awards for West Seneca, Elma and Marilla


OFFICE HIGHLIGHTS

Legislator Joe Lorigo and Democratic Legislator Tom Loughran introduced a second resolution to fire Erie County Water Authority Commissioner Jerome Schad
Legislator Lorigo shared information about county services, including the sheriff’s office Yellow Dot program
Speak out against proposed changes to state law that would hurt the craft brewing industry and small businesses
We continue to work to improve county government and protect the interests of taxpayers
Proud to support additional funding for roads and infrastructure this year

County Legislator Joe Lorigo (C-West Seneca), announced that over $253,000 has been granted to communities in his district to help with local community initiatives and infrastructure upgrades.

 

• Town of Elma, Senior Center Roof and Building Rehabilitation- $62,670

• Town of West Seneca, Road Milling and Resurfacing project (Benson Avenue, Dirkson Avenue and Wichita Road)- $100,000

• Town of Marilla- Town Hall Handicap Accessible Elevator Installation- $91,080

 

“I’m happy that the selection committee realized the importance of these projects and chose to help provide funding for them. This money will go a long way to help the municipalities and once completed, these projects will be great investments that benefit all residents,” said Legislator Lorigo.

 

The selection committee is made up of a 14-members that includes11 Supervisors and Mayors from the community and three representatives from the Erie County Department of Environment and Planning.